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Frugal Friday 100 Calorie Mug Cake

Frugal Friday 100 Calorie Mug Cake

A 45 second, sweet, fluffy, Frugal Friday 100 Calorie Mug Cake? Sign me up.

Are you looking for a delicious and low-calorie dessert? Look no further than this 100 calorie strawberry mug cake! Made with strawberry cake and angel food cake mix, this mug cake is easy to make and perfect for satisfying your sweet tooth.

To make this mug cake, simply mix together your strawberry angel food cake mixture and water in a microwave-safe mug. Microwave on high for 45 seconds and voila - a perfectly fluffy and delicious cake in a mug!

Not only is this mug cake low in calories, it's also budget-friendly. A box of angel food cake mix can be found at most grocery stores for under $2, and each box can make multiple mug cakes.

So next time you're craving something sweet, give this 100 calorie strawberry mug cake a try. Your taste buds and your macros will thank you!

Frugality is important because it helps you save money and stick to a budget. Making your own desserts at home is a great way to be both frugal and satisfy your sweet cravings. Plus, homemade desserts are often healthier and more delicious than store-bought or restaurant alternatives.

Frugal Friday 100 Calorie Mug Cake

Frugal Friday 100 Calorie Mug Cake

Here's what you'll need:

  • A cute microwave safe mug or ramekin
  • A box of angel food cake
  • A box of strawberry cake
  • Water


Store your mixture in an airtight container in your pantry. This is one of the best parts of this mug cake - it makes 25 servings ($0.08 each) and just grab it out of the cupboards when you need a sweet treat. Easy, convenient, delicious.

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Cook Time: 1 min Total Time: 1 min
Servings 1
Calories 100
  • 1 Box of Angel Food Cake
  • 1 Box of Strawberry Cake (OR any flavor you like)
  • 2 tablespoons Water
  • Oil Spray
  1. First, take both boxes of cake, add them to an air tight container, and mix.

  2. Spray your ramekin or mug with pam or cooking oil, add 3 tbsp of your cake mixture, 2 tbsp water, and mix well.

  3. Lastly, microwave for 45 seconds, top with your favorite toppings, and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1

Servings 1

Amount Per Serving
Calories 100kcal

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